You have received Federal Correction Code SEIC-F1040-501-02. The IRS is saying that the Social Security Number (SSN) and name of a dependent listed on Schedule EIC does not match the IRS records for that dependent. To correct the dependent SSN or name, please take the following steps:
- Log into your account and go to the Basic Information Section from the navigation bar
- Dependents/Qualifying Person
- Select Edit for the appropriate dependent and make corrections
- Click continue to save
You can now submit your return through the e-file process on the navigation bar.
If you feel this rejection is in error, please contact your local Social Security Office to verify and correct the information. The Social Security Administration updates the IRS records every 10 - 15 days. Once the information has been corrected in the system you will be able to resubmit your return through the E-file process.